Draft Scout Snapshot: DS Rating on 8/24/08: #16 SS, #399/750 Overall, Projected Rnd: FA
2007: 13 GP; 4 GS; 43 Sol-57 TT, 10.5 TFL, 8 SK, 7 PBU, 2 QBH, 1 FR, 2 FF; Arrested in April 2007 for unlawful carrying of a weapon and reckless discharge of a firearm…case eventually dismissed. Police report said Henson had a handgun, then handed it to teammate Stephen Hodge who fired several rounds into the air. Led the nation in sacks by a defensive back with eight ... had seven sacks in the final seven games ... second-team All-Mountain West Conference ... was also a second-team selection on Dave Campbell's Texas Football All-Texas College Team ... placed second on TCU in sacks, trailing only defensive end Chase Ortiz (9.0) ... tied for second in tackles for a loss (10.5) and pass break-ups (7) ... took part in both defensive and special teams touchdowns ... started the final five games ... his 57 tackles on the year, which placed sixth on the Frogs, surpassed the total of 45 from his first two seasons combined ...2006: 12 GP; 0 GS; 25 Sol-30 TT, 1 FF; Reserve safety and special teams standout... had five solo tackles on kickoffs against San Diego State, helping him total a team-high and career-best nine stops in the game... 2005: 12 GP; 0 GS; 12 Sol-15 TT, 1 TFL; Totaled 15 tackles, including 12 solo stops, as a true freshman... one of four Horned Frogs to play as a rookie... saw action in all 12 games... brother, Anthony, played football at Baylor.
Post-Draft Outlook: A closer look at the Cowboys' picks: Round 6/197 -- Stephen Hodge, SS, 6-0, 234, Texas Christian...While there is a question as to whether Hodge can play safety in the NFL or should move down to inside linebacker, his initial impact will be on special teams. - by The Sports Xchange